Curbside STEAM

Curbside STEAM

***Sugar Sand Park Community Center is open Monday-Friday from 9am-8pm, and Saturday & Sunday from 9am-4pm for walk-in permit sales and customer service questions.

2020-2021 Beach, Boat, & Dog Permits are available NOW for purchase at City Community Centers. City beach, boat, and dog park/beach permit-holders are still encouraged to renew permits online. Facial coverings are required in all City facilities.

The Science Playground, Splash Pad, walking paths & outdoor basketball courts at Sugar Sand Park are open for public use. Athletic fields are open for individualized or family use only.

Please remember to practice #ResponsibleRecreation, and continue to utilize hand sanitizer, wear face masks, and keep physically distant while visiting our parks and facilities.

Please be advised that the Children's Science Explorium, Willow Theatre, Carousel, and Field House are currently closed.

Pavilions are not being rented at this time. They are available on a first-come first-serve basis, for ten people or less. Decorations are not permitted.***

Although the Children’s Science Explorium is not yet open, we are bringing our newest traveling exhibit, Attack of the Bloodsuckers, to you with our October CurbsideSTEAM kits!

This month's kit is all about bugs and their sometimes creepy diets. Reserve yours today, and get ready for a bug hunt in your own backyard!


glowing firefly
blood in a bottle

Click here to access a fun instructional video for this kit!

Inside Your Attack of the Bloodsuckers Kit

Limit 1 per child, per month. Adult assistance is required for each activity

  • Build-a-Bug

Learn the anatomy of a bug with a glowing firefly craft!

  • Blood Model in a Bottle

Learn why anything would want to eat blood for dinner with this terrifyingly tasty kit!

  • Bughouse

Want to get up close and personal with your backyard bugs? Build this house, then head outside to try it out!

Click here to access a fun instructional video for this kit!


How does curbside pick-up service work?

1. To reserve your CurbsideSTEAM kit, call 561-347-3900 Mon-Fri 8am to 5pm throughout the month of October, and staff member will help you to schedule a pickup date and time*. Supplies are limited, so reserve your kit today!

2. Come to the Sugar Sand Park Community Center parking lot during your reserved time slot and call 561-347-3900 to inform staff that you have arrived**


3. A Science Explorium team member in a mask and gloves will bring your order out to your vehicle. Please have your vehicle trunk open to receive your materials.


4. Have fun, and remember to post pictures of your awesome creations using #CurbsideSTEAM!


*There will be no same day pick up options available

**Reservations will be forfeit if not picked up within three days of reservation date. Please call 561-347-3900 to make any changes to your reservation.